Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Electricity - production map
Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/5/2012 4:26:46 PM
Closing out this series (I think), below are the top countries in the world* for wind power capacity relative to electricity production**. In other words, these are the countries that have the most wind power compared to their electricity production.
Trump in Bakken: Environmental enforcement ‘self-inflicted wound’ on U.S. energy production
petroglobalnews.com - 5/27/2016 1:52:25 PM
The United States has been world’s largest petroleum hydrocarbons producer ... “If Hillary Clinton is in charge, things will get much worse. She will shut down energy production across this country. Millions of jobs, and trillions of dollars of ...
Norway's energy minister says world shouldn't bank on return of $100 oil
Calgary Herald - 5/25/2016 8:32:40 AM
After crude production dropped by half since a 2000 peak and as exploration results hit an almost 10-year low in 2015, the Nordic country is betting on the Barents ... will have to remain in the ground if the world is to succeed in limiting global warming ...
Thinking global: China’s coal-fired energy conundrum
Renew Economy - 5/27/2016 4:19:45 AM
In the very short term power demand in China has started growing again, and some heavy industries including aluminium (the largest consumer of electricity) are seeing higher prices, incentivising higher production ... 50% of the world’s electricity.
Sweden Is Leading A Renewable Energy Revolution, Aims To Go Completely Free Of Fossil Fuels
IndiaTimes - 5/26/2016 6:58:25 AM
With the world's fossil fuel stocks running out there is an ... As of 2015, only 15 percent of the country's total energy production came from non-conventional sources. India has however set an ambitious target of producing 40 per cent of its total power ...
Trumps Wants To Bring Back Energy Jobs, Expand Production
wingatewire.com - 5/27/2016 1:59:34 PM
Trump spoke about President Obama's criticism of him while in Japan, where Mr. Obama said that world leaders have been ... reached last December, whereby countries agreed to take steps to clean up their energy sectors to cut the unsafe emissions that ...
A Challenge to Donald Trump’s Energy Claims: Economic Reality
New York Times - 5/28/2016 12:43:49 AM
WASHINGTON — In his pledge to aggressively expand American oil and gas production ... oil is only beginning to enter the world market in a big way. Economists also derided Mr. Trump’s repeated calls for “energy independence” — a phrase commonly ...
G7 nations pledge to end fossil fuel subsidies by 2025
The Guardian - 5/27/2016 2:35:22 PM
The leaders of the UK, US, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the European Union encouraged all countries to join them in eliminating “inefficient fossil fuel subsidies” within a decade. “Given the fact that energy production and use account ...
Trump Probably Can't Kill The World's Plan To Fight Global Warming
The Huffington Post - 5/27/2016 8:26:07 PM
In a Thursday speech about energy policy, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee doubled down on his pledge to completely rework the international climate agreement that 195 countries ... to ensuring that the world meets its emissions reductions ...
Trump talks energy in anxious oil country
Tri-County Sun Times - 5/27/2016 9:01:55 PM
Trump called him "one of the great oilmen of the world". Until Thursday, Trump had been short on details of his energy policy. Moratoriums on energy production in federal areas will be lifted. The GOP candidate said he'd undo some of Obama's efforts ...
Holtz motivates energy conference in leadup to Trump
iNews Today - 5/28/2016 12:08:02 AM
Trump will be speaking at the annual Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck, North Dakota, and is expected to lay out an "all of the above" approach with a renewed focus on domestic energy production ... profits since "the country is making ...
Making energy great again!
Futures Magazine - 5/27/2016 2:28:12 PM
Donald Trump laid out his vision for American Energy to North Dakota shale country as he received the delegates he ... President Obama in many ways squandered the potential boom in U.S. energy production. The President put ideology ahead of the American ...
World oil prices back at $50
THE PREFACE - 5/27/2016 3:08:10 AM
Wildfires in Canada's oil sands, unrest in the Nigerian and Libyan energy ... oil production in recent weeks. Société Générale analyst Michael Wittner said he expected crude markets to continue to be driven by supply disruptions in the two countries ...
Trump goes full Trump on energy
You Don't Know Football - 5/28/2016 7:31:50 AM
Global oil production has also held strong despite ... emerging consensus among leading businesses around the world that now is the time for strong, consistent market signals to drive a new clean energy economy forward. That's not true on energy.
Canary in the Coal Mine: Trump's Energy Plan
Investopedia - 5/27/2016 11:39:24 PM
His focus will be on increasing domestic production of fossil fuels, as he feels that the return on investment for alternative energy sources ... fifth in the world, and its natural gas reserves come to less than a tenth of those countries combined."